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Barley Knapp Farmhouse, Peterchurch

Description: Barley Knapp Farmhouse

Grade: II
Date Listed: 16 November 1984
English Heritage Building ID: 153785

OS Grid Reference: SO3289339071
OS Grid Coordinates: 332893, 239071
Latitude/Longitude: 52.0460, -2.9799

Location: Long Lane, Peterchurch, County of Herefordshire HR2 0TE

Locality: Peterchurch
County: Herefordshire
Country: England
Postcode: HR2 0TE

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Listing Text


9/163 Barley Knapp Farmhouse


Farmhouse. Early C17 with later additions and alterations. Rubble, slate
and corrugated iron roof. Four-room plan, aligned north/south, 2 central
rooms with stack to south and adjoining spiral staircase, early C17; kitchen
to south with large stack on gable, late C17; former scullery to north end
added mid-C18. West front: 2 storeys and attic; wide entry to right of
left room with chamfered and stopped surround; this room has a straight
joint to 2 central rooms, 2 raked top dormers above 2 windows, to left a
horizontally sliding sash, to right, 2-light casement; stack straight jointed
to last and to right (south) room, which has entrance to left, ledged door
with strap hinges, to right of which a 2-light casement. Interior: the north
wall of the earliest portion is timber-framed with square panels of wattle-
and-daub infill. The earliest house was probably timber-framed with rubble
stack to gable. (RCHM 1, p 216, no 26).

Listing NGR: SO3289339071

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Source: English Heritage

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